Captain/Chief MateOTTO CANDIES － DES ALLEMANDS, LASenior Dynamic Positioning Operator/Night Captain/Chief MateResponsible for training all DPO's on the Kongsberg DP systems. Monitored the functioning of Dynamic Positioning System. Operated DP controls and maintain desired unit location. Ensured testing and preparation of DP system between locations. Maintained, resolved and performed routine repairs to the DP system and electronic equipment. Prepared and initiate maintenance requirements for the DP system. Performed routine processing ballast control system and stability controls for subsea deployments. Maintained a safe working deck watch. Ensured compliance pollution-prevention requirements. Prevented, control and fight fires on board. Trained others and operated lifesaving appliances. Initiate ECDIS navigation system for route and voyage planning. Completed vessel's billing logs and midnight reports, stability and cargo discharge reports.
Trained others and operated lifesaving appliances.
Initiate ECDIS navigation system for route and voyage planning.
Completed vessel's billing
logs and midnight reports, stability and cargo discharge reports.
Mater and Sr.
DPO of a DP2 class of a 280ft OSV.
Working in the GOM and West Africa.
Responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the vessel under my command.
motivating all crew members to preform in the highest possible standards.
supervising the mooring and un-mooring of the vessel.
Apply and monitor company's Safety &
Environment policy and ISM code.
Apply international safety practice code.
Carry out risk
assessment and work safety check list and inspections.
Conduct safety and emergency drills
Extract emergency, fire drill and contingency plans.
Training crew as per
TIDEWATER MARINE － LA
Master of OSV,PSV,AHTS and TUGS, Aug 1995 - Mar 2010
Conducting DP operations along side of Drill Ships and platforms for drilling operations
within the Oil industry.
Running Anchors for a lay barge and mooring tankers for SBM
Two years Port Captain on shore side in West Africa.
Provided Logistics, support
and planning for 43 vessels assigned to the area.
Carried out assessment for ABS and USCG
inspections and shipyard dry docking in West Africa, South Africa and Singapore.
integrated solutions in accordance with company policy.
Provide basic technical support to
customs handling system related items; Provides in analysis and basic program support;
Performs repairs, maintenance and upgrades of existing systems using solutions in accordance
with standard operating procedures.
Conducted Internal Audit for vessel's in accordance with
(ISM) Code and in compliance with (SOLAS).
Vessel deliveries from The US, Brazil, West Africa and Singapore.
COM HMDWRPIERCE COLLEGE － WOODLAND HILLS, California
High School DiplomaNew Iberia Sr High － New Iberia, Louisiana3.5 GPA
Master 10,000 Gross Ton upon Oceans, Chief Mate, Unlimited Tonnage, Any
OceanCertificate/Training: Dynamic Positioning Operators Unlimited Certificate, ECDIS,
ARPA, GMDSS ,HUET, HSE, TWIC, STCW '95, USCG Lifeboat Certificate. Advanced
Marine Fire Fighting. Bridge Resource Management, Medical Health Care Provider, Safe
Gulf, Helicopter Landing Officer, Ship Stability, HIPAP, Taut Wire, Large OSV Training
Program Certificate, ISM CODE INTERNAL Auditor Certificate, On Board Assessors
Certificate,Ship Security Officer Certificate,
Merchant Mariner/Chief Mate: Chief Mate CouresNational Cargo Bureau/Houston Marine － New York City/Houston, New York/Texas
ADDITIONAL Master 10,000 (GRT)OSV, upon Oceans , Chief Mate Unlimited upon Oceans. DPO
SKILLS Unlimited, ARPA, GMDSS, and all STCW 95 certificates. Large OSV training program
certificate. Ship Security Officer certificate. TWIC, Medical Health Care Provider ,HUET,
HSE, Safe Gulf, Helicopter Landing Officer, Rigger Safety, Medical Certificate, ECDIS
Certificate, and Ship Stability Certificate.
As a SDPO I've operated DGPS systems, Taut Wire and HIPAP units while conducting Sat
Dive Operations and IMR vessels working Subsea operations world wide.